Man in South Florida is swamped by ocean surge (video)


Hurricane Irma is a monster, and it’s starting to take its power into south Florida.

A Florida web cam captured footage of the moment when a man in Key West was swamped by the storm surge caused by Hurricane Irma on Saturday. (video below)

The video shows a wave washing over the wall at Key West’s Southernmost Point landmark knocking the man off his feet.

As of 9:30am, more than 850,000 Floridians are without power and three deaths have been confirmed.

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